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Melissa DiChiara's Classroom: Welcome to Third Grade

Mrs. DiChiara's 3rd Grade Class

Reed, Katelyn / Welcome


Welcome to 3rd Grade! This page contains reminders about upcoming events, schedules, specials, homework, and other helpful links. I'm so excited for the year of fun and learning we have ahead of us!



Wed. 12/7 Early Release 1:30, Report Cards go home, Barron Holiday Concert 6:30 PAC at SHS

Fri. 12/16 Barron Festival of Trees

Mon. 12/19- Thurs.12/22- Spirit Week, themes TBA

Thurs. 12/22  Class Parties

Fri. 12/23  No School, Start of Christmas Break

Mon. 1/2 No School

Tues. 1/3 Return to School


SSD Curriculum Resources


Unified Arts Schedule

Monday: PE (sneakers)

Tuesday: Music

Wednesday: Library (books) 

Thursday: Guidance (every other week)

Friday: Art

Scholastic Book Orders


Ritchie, Mrs. Cynthia - 2nd Grade / Scholastic Book Orders

Class Code: PCM8N

*November Orders have shipped out and should arrive at Barron soon. 

NO DECEMBER ORDERS- we'll resume in the new year! *



Our Weekly Schedule

* Students may arrive starting at 8:30 for morning recess/breakfast. 

8:45-9:05- Morning Routine

9:05-9:45- Special 

9:45-10:00 Snack

10:00-11:20- Instruction (Math and Word Study)  

***Strings Wednesdays 10:10-10:50 

11:20-11:50- Intervention

11:55-12:40 Lunch/Recess

12:45-2:45 Instruction (Literacy and Content) 

2:45-3:00- Pack up/Dismissal 


Expected Behaviors




1. CHARGE CHROMEBOOKS NIGHTLY. It is expected that Chromebooks are charged and in working order for lessons and learning each day. 

2. READ 15 MINUTES OR MORE. Students can read independently and/or out loud to a parent or sibling. 

3. PRACTICE MULTIPLICATION FACTS 10 MINUTES OR MORE. You can use an app on the computer or tablet, use flashcards, practice writing them on paper or a whiteboard, or practice them out loud with someone.   ***Keep practicing your addition and subtraction facts within 20 as well if you are not fluent with them yet. 


Google Classroom

Google Classroom

Elementary students in Grades 2-5 will access Google Classroom with a district-issued username and password.